Saturday, March 31, 2012

Track List Announced for The Diving Board


Elton & Bernie’s brand new studio album “The Diving Board” is currently in the mixing stage and slated for release sometime this Fall. Produced by T-Bone Burnett the 10 songs comprising the record were recorded during a 10-day period this past January and features the trio unit of Elton, drummer Jay Bellerose & bassist Raphael Saadiq.

David & Elton Looking to Have Another Baby

Sir Elton John wants to become a dad again – and hopes to have a little brother or sister for 14-month-old Zachary by the end of this year.

Elton Talks About Being Bullied



The Rocket Man relived his secret, telling how he was the ‘perfect candidate’ for ‘cruel and disgusting’ abuse.

How 2 Brothers Got Backstage & Met Elton

Two brothers’ fanciest dance moves caught the attention of one rock’s flashiest performers.
Ty, a senior sociology major, and Asher Walker, a freshman theatre and dance major, are brothers who went to an Elton John concert with their family. While standing in front of the venue in Roanoke on March 15, someone who works for Elton John offered them and their sister front-row tickets.

Sierra Towers Apartments Up For Sale

Rock icon Elton John and his partner, David Furnish, have listed their two condominiums in West Hollywood for sale, according to the Multiple Listing Service.

Sunday, March 25, 2012

Happy 65th Birthday Elton!!

On behalf of everyone at www.eltondaily.com and your Australian fans, have a wonderful day! We wish you a very happy birthday.

Life is wonderful while you're in the world, Elton.


Friday, March 23, 2012

Uni Students Invited to Dance Onstage with Elton



Ty and Asher Walker, brothers from Franklin County, can usually be found on campus at James Madison University where they attend school, but last week they made two appearances at Elton John's concerts.

Bernie Taupin Coming to Boca Raton

Three weeks after Elton John played to a capacity crowd at the BankAtlantic Center in Sunrise, the Rocket Man’s legendary lyricist, Bernie Taupin, is expected create his own standing-room-only buzz inside Town Center at Boca Raton.

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

The Million Dollar Piano Returns in May

Fifteen more dates have been announced for Elton's Million Dollar Piano show during May 2012 at The Colosseum, Caesars Palace, Las Vegas.

The dates are: May 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 24, 25, 26 and 27.


2 New Features Added to Elton Daily

Dear Everyone,

I hope you are having a fantastic 2012.

It's certainly looking to be a big year for both Elton and subsequently this site.

I hope you are enjoying the news and updates that are posted here.

Two new features have been added recently;

The Honourable David Furnish or Sir David?

The male partners of peers and knights who take part in gay marriages may be given courtesy titles to put them on a par with wives of titled men.

Listen to this Cool Version of Can You Feel the Love Tonight

Elton Says "Wear a Condom!"

Friday, March 16, 2012

Elton's New Album - "The Diving Board" Coming Soon

In recent years, Elton John has returned to his musical roots – reviving characters from previous albums (The Captain and the Kid), recreating the rootsy vibe of his Tumbleweed Connection era (Peachtree Road), and cutting an album with longtime hero and early Seventies touring partner Leon Russell (The Union).

Love Lies Bleeding Ballet Coming to TV

Alberta Ballet’s critically acclaimed production featuring the music of Elton John is heading to television. A one-hour adaptation of Love Lies Bleeding airs Monday, April 9 at 9 p.m. on CBC Television.

Check Out Julien's Cover of I'm Still Standing

Billy Elliot Nominated for Olivier Award

Congratulations to Billy Elliot The Musical, which has now been shortlisted by West End audiences for the BBC Radio 2 Audience Award at the forthcoming Olivier Awards.

Kids Get Anti-Gay Rant Against Elton

Kicking off with a hard rock performance, it was clear this was not to be your average assembly. At first students at Dunkerton High School, Iowa, seemed grateful for this musical break from the norm - albeit with Christian-themed lyrics denouncing the evils of drugs, alcohol and violence. But things took a turn for the worse when the event veered into an impassioned and unfocused rant against homosexuality, abortion and sex before marriage.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Billboard Fan Gets Her Wish



Persistence paid off for Camille Clement Gregg. She got to go backstage and meet her inspiration, Sir Elton John, at his concert in Orlando this weekend. Gregg's dream came true after Action News aired a story about Gregg and the billboard she rented, asking the singer for the meeting.

PNAU Remix Elton John



Elton has given his blessing to Australian dance music duo Pnau to remix and reinterpret songs from his entire back catalogue. Nick Littlemore and Peter Mayes from Pnau have been working with all Elton's multitracks, and the first taste of this new album, Good Morning To the Night, a reinterpretation of Mona Lisas And Mad Hatters, has just been premiered on BBC Radio 1 by DJ Pete Tong. In a tweet Tong said that the track is an 'essential new tune.' - ej.com

Listen to Grey Seal, See Elton's Autocue Up Close

Monday, March 12, 2012

Thursday, March 8, 2012

Is This Elton's New LA Mansion?


Hoping to have more room for their expanding family, Sir Elton John and his husband, David Furnish, are moving from their high-rise condo into low-slung digs in the swank, star-studded Trousdale Estates section of Beverly Hills.

Check Out The New Set List!

There are few performers who can claim the title of rock legend. Elton John -- one who can rightfully wear the label -- blew the roof off the North Charleston Coliseum Wednesday night.

Elton Bringing Solo Show to Zurich

Elton is to play a SOLO concert on July 13, 8.15pm at Dolder Eisbahn, Zurich, Switzerland. Public tickets for this concert go on sale on Friday, March 9 at 9.00am Swiss time.

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Elton is Selling his LA Apartment

Elton John is selling his apartment in West Hollywood and looking for an L.A. mansion.

Elton's Jag Sells for $130k

The Jaguar E-Type is one of the coolest cars in the world, so when one unit of the icon is preparing to be auctioned, you can expect plenty of cash to be spent on it. If that particular car happened to have belonged to Sir Elton John, the sale is sure to fetch an impressive amount of money.

Sunday, March 4, 2012

Fan Leases Billboard to get a Message to Elton



For a man who's used to seeing his name in lights, Sir Elton John probably wouldn't think twice about seeing it on a billboard in Jacksonville, but Camille Clement Gregg hopes that will soon change.

Saturday, March 3, 2012

Billy Joel Won't Tour with Elton due to Setlist Constraints

Inducted into the Rock and Rock Hall in 1999, Joel has largely stopped recording new material in recent years. He toured with Elton John from 1994 until 2010, but said that it “got to be a little confining” because John insisted that they keep playing the same sets.

Elton Coming to Siem Reap?, Slovakia Confirmed

Will he or won’t he questions still surround the notion that Elton John may perform at the temples in Siem Reap this coming November.